The Old Forest Ranger or Wild Sports of India 1855 by Major Walter Campbell ~ big game hunting ~ Nilgiri ~ Sportsman


Title: The Old Forest Ranger; or, Wild Sports of India on the Neilgherry Hills, in the Jungles, and on the Plains

Author: Major Walter Campbell. Edited by Frank Forester

Description: Publisher's blue cloth boards decoratively stamped in gilt with an elephant, snake and tiger pictorial on front cover. All edges gilt. A worn copy. Rear inner hinge repaired. Pages show soiling and foxing. Five engraved plate illustrations, including frontispiece, plus engraved title page. 383 pages. 20 x 13.5 cm. Placed in a removable archival mylar sleeve.

First published in 1842, The Old Forest Ranger is a lively account of hunting in hills, jungles, and plains of India. Thirty-seven pages of endnotes.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Fair
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: Stringer & Townsend
Place: New York
Year: 1855

Keywords: hunting, Nilgiri, India, big game, sportsmen, sportsman,

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